Renewable Energy. Its physics, engineering, use, environmental impacts, economy and planning aspects. Third Edition. Bent Sørensen. Roskilde University. Editorial Reviews. Review. This third edition of Renewable Energy is undoubtedly one of the Bent Sørensen’s research is cross-disciplinary and has resulted in nearly a thousand scientific articles and some 40 books, including foundation work Dr. Sørensen is one of the world’s leading specialists in renewable energy. Renewable Energy: Physics, Engineering, Environmental Impacts, Economics and Planning [Bent Sørensen] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying.
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Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x He has worked at universities in Japan, France, Denmark, Australia and the United States Berkeley and Yalehas been a consultant to governments and international organizations, a lead author in the IPCC climate assessment recipient of several international prizes and honors. Finally, PART III undertakes the aspects of energy planning, environmental impacts and socio-economic issues on regional and global levels.
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